lavender
Courtesy of The New York Botanical Garden

Bundle and Band

Step 2: Bundle several stems together. Take a rubber band and slide it over 2 to 3 stems. Coil the rubber band several times around the entire bundle of stems, sliding it over 2 to 3 more stems toward the end of the bunch. The rubber band will look as if you twisted a wire around the stems. As the stems dry, the rubber band will accommodate shrinkage.

Shown here: lavender (Lavendula)

3 of 11 Bundle and Band







New on the Web


Around The Web



Bold Style Calendar

Aug
24
Improve Your Mood

Add more lighting to your home to combat the darker days that fall brings. The extra light will... » See Full Calendar